Learn how to strengthen relationships with grantees and community partners, better communicate outcomes, and optimize processes so you can have a bigger impact.
How to Drive Next-Level Grantmaking: Start with Levers, Ripples, and Spheres
PEAK Grantmaking’s work centers on five core principles, each challenging our community of 8,000 philanthropy professionals to critically consider their [...]
Top Ten Reasons to Streamline Your Grant Cycle with Automated Processes
With healthcare in a constant state of change, it’s hard to keep up. Stacy Fitzsimmons addresses strategies that all nonprofits, including Federally Qualified Health Centers, can promptly implement to their grant cycle to make their workdays more efficient and more focused on helping patients.
The Importance of Resilient Grantmaking Technology Focused on Human-Centered Design
Five key ways that foundations can future-proof their grantmaking, including with grantmaking technology centered in human-centered design.
How to Future-Proof Your Foundation’s Grants Management System – Part 2
Uncover helpful tips on how to select the best Grants Management System (GMS) for your organization.
How To Future Proof Your Foundation’s Grants Management System – Part 1
Five concrete steps any foundation can take today to future proof their grants management.
Strategic Grantmaking to Improve Community Health
Learn how hospitals can use grantmaking as a powerful tool to improve community health.
The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 156: Getting Started with Outcomes Measurement for Foundations
Learn how foundations can improve outcomes measurement for grantmaking processes.
The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 154: How Responsive Philanthropy Can Advance Racial Equity
Marcus Walton, president and CEO of Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, talks about how philanthropy can advance racial equity.
2020: The Year that Changed Grantmaking
Learn how traditional funding practices are being replaced by ones that encourage more partnership.
The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 145: Trends in Grantmaking During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Lauren Steiner of Grants Plus talks about the current funding landscape.
Community Foundations, Donor Advised Funds, and Cloud-based Technology – An Insider’s Look At This Winning Trifecta
Community foundations that have not yet gone through a digital transformation are late to the game. Read about three key ways drive your mission forward.
The Power of Focus: Using OKRs to Turbocharge Your Foundation’s Effectiveness
Foundations can use the OKR process to align every department’s effort (grantmaking, fundraising, financial management, etc.) on objectives and outcomes that quantitatively focus on maximizing impact.
3 Best Practices for Remote Disaster Grantmaking Response
In response to COVID-19, the President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America state that everyone should work or engage in schooling from [...]
Finding the Right Nonprofit Partner Before Disaster Strikes
Antoinette LeCouteur, Founder of Waters Edge Corporate Social Responsibility Consulting Firm, offers her expertise on disaster resilience, preparedness, and responsiveness.